Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISAE 3402 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISAE 3402 over the 6 months to 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISAE 3402
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1020 1128 1179
Rank change year-on-year +108 +51 +59
Permanent jobs citing ISAE 3402 65 60 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.035% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 0.27% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 8
UK median annual salary £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £53,750 £52,625
90th Percentile £100,000 £76,750 £73,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -43.48% -4.17% +20.00%

ISAE 3402 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 19,903 22,196 20,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.88% 12.91% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14,506 17,052 16,026
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -3.53%

ISAE 3402
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISAE 3402 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISAE 3402.

Salary trend for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +110 64 £68,750 +14.58%
London +89 42 £95,000 +58.33%
UK excluding London +52 23 £32,500 -43.48%
North of England +54 15 £32,500 -56.67%
North West +43 15 £32,500 -56.67%
South East +40 7 £85,000 +47.83%
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ISAE 3402.

1 47 (72.31%) Information Security
2 41 (63.08%) Management Information System
2 41 (63.08%) Finance
3 34 (52.31%) Line Management
4 32 (49.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 32 (49.23%) CISA
5 31 (47.69%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (44.62%) CISM
7 27 (41.54%) Degree
8 26 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (33.85%) PRINCE2
9 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
10 21 (32.31%) Risk Management
10 21 (32.31%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (29.23%) SSAE 16
12 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (26.15%) PowerShell
13 16 (24.62%) CISSP
13 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (23.08%) Progress
14 15 (23.08%) PMI
14 15 (23.08%) PMI Certification
14 15 (23.08%) Supplier Management
14 15 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 15 (23.08%) NVQ Level 3
15 14 (21.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 14 (21.54%) SailPoint
16 13 (20.00%) High Availability
16 13 (20.00%) Robotic Process Automation
16 13 (20.00%) Robotics

ISAE 3402
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
1 3 (4.62%) IPsec
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.54%) NFC
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) JIRA
1 7 (10.77%) SonarQube
1 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (63.08%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Back Office
3 4 (6.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Risk Manager
2 17 (26.15%) Technology Risk Manager
3 15 (23.08%) Coordinator
4 13 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
5 7 (10.77%) Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Payments Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.23%) CISSP Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Information Officer
7 3 (4.62%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (4.62%) Security Officer
8 2 (3.08%) Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Data Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Security Consultant
9 1 (1.54%) Business IT Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) IT Risk Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) SailPoint
2 7 (10.77%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (63.08%) Management Information System
2 31 (47.69%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (23.08%) PMI
4 13 (20.00%) Robotics
5 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
5 7 (10.77%) Driving Licence
5 7 (10.77%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.62%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (4.62%) Equities
6 3 (4.62%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.62%) PKI
7 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
1 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 7 (10.77%) Solaris
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) Information Security
2 34 (52.31%) Line Management
3 32 (49.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (33.85%) PRINCE2
6 21 (32.31%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (32.31%) Risk Management
7 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (23.08%) Supplier Management
9 13 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 13 (20.00%) High Availability
9 13 (20.00%) Kanban
9 13 (20.00%) Robotic Process Automation
9 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 13 (20.00%) Task Automation
10 12 (18.46%) Computer Science
11 9 (13.85%) Business Development
11 9 (13.85%) Data Privacy
11 9 (13.85%) Data Protection
11 9 (13.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.77%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) Java
3 4 (6.15%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 3 (4.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (49.23%) CISA
2 29 (44.62%) CISM
3 27 (41.54%) Degree
4 16 (24.62%) CISSP
5 15 (23.08%) NVQ Level 3
5 15 (23.08%) PMI Certification
6 7 (10.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 7 (10.77%) CCSP
6 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (10.77%) CLAS
6 7 (10.77%) CREST Certified
6 7 (10.77%) IISP
7 5 (7.69%) CGEIT
7 5 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (7.69%) CRISC
8 3 (4.62%) CEH
9 2 (3.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) SSAE 16
2 14 (21.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (20.00%) NIST
3 13 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (15.38%) GDPR
4 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
5 7 (10.77%) COBIT
5 7 (10.77%) ISO 22301
5 7 (10.77%) ISO 31000
5 7 (10.77%) ISO 9001
5 7 (10.77%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (4.62%) ITGC
7 1 (1.54%) QA
7 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) IBM Guardium
1 7 (10.77%) Nessus
1 7 (10.77%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.08%) Progress
3 10 (15.38%) Cisco
3 10 (15.38%) Splunk
4 7 (10.77%) ArcSight
4 7 (10.77%) Barracuda Networks
4 7 (10.77%) Centrify
4 7 (10.77%) Google
4 7 (10.77%) IBM
4 7 (10.77%) Imperva
4 7 (10.77%) McAfee
4 7 (10.77%) Okta
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle
4 7 (10.77%) Qualys
4 7 (10.77%) Trend Micro
4 7 (10.77%) Tripwire